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Taunton and Somerset Hospital (Main Block on Street), Taunton

Description: Taunton and Somerset Hospital (Main Block on Street)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269693

OS Grid Reference: ST2351624586
OS Grid Coordinates: 323516, 124586
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0155, -3.0917

Location: 110 A38, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3EZ

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 3EZ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Taunton and Somerset
Hospital (Main block
on street)
ST 2324 NW 12/21
ST 2324 NE 13/21


Founded 1809, 1st part of building completed 1812. Side wings 1870-3. Main front
considerably altered. 4 storey brown brick centre block. Stringcourses. Hipped
slate roofs with projecting eaves on wooden brackets. Centre block has 5 windows
with centre bay coming forward. Large ashlar porch to upper ground floor with
2 flights of entrance steps with railings. Side pavilions are 3 storey with 3-light
sash windows and pilaster treatment.

Listing NGR: ST2351624586

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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